Seonaid McIntosh

Where in Scotland are you from? Edinburgh

What discipline(s) do you shoot and who are your coaches? Women’s 10m Air Rifle, Women’s 50m Prone, Women’s 50m 3 Positions, Women’s 300m Prone, Women’s 300m 3 Positions, coached by Donald McIntosh.

How did you get involved in the sport and what was shooting journey to get on to the performance programme? I got involved in the sport through family. My parents and my sister have all shot internationally. I started shooting in 2013 and was selected onto the program in late 2014 after competing at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games and Munich World Cup. 

Where you do your shooting? I shoot at the Pleasance Gym.

What are your hopes and plans for the future in terms of your shooting career? I’ll hopefully be competing at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and after that the Paris 2024 Olympics. I would like to better my 4th place at the World Championships in 3 years time.

Any other interesting non-shooting related fact about yourself that you would like to mention? I’m currently at university, set to graduate in June 2019, studying Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering. I also have interests in music and sci-fi books, movies and television.